Welcome to the ultimate guide to turtles in the USA! As a passionate community of turtle enthusiasts, we’re delighted to present our comprehensive hub dedicated to the diverse and fascinating world of turtles, tortoises, and sea turtles that call America their home.
From the lush wetlands of Florida to the arid deserts of Arizona, each state boasts its own unique turtle species that contribute to the remarkable biodiversity of this great nation.
Our mission is to raise awareness about the incredible variety of turtles in America, and to promote their conservation, understanding, and appreciation. In our state-by-state guide, you’ll discover detailed information about each of the native turtle species as well as introduced species, their habitats, and the conservation efforts in place to protect them.
To begin your journey, simply click on any state from the list below and dive into the captivating world of turtles in the USA. Whether you’re a seasoned herpetologist or a curious beginner, there’s something for everyone to learn and enjoy.
Together, let’s celebrate the beauty and importance of turtles in America, and work towards ensuring that these ancient, shelled creatures continue to thrive in their natural habitats for generations to come.